Queen’s Medical Center to be honored at Hospice Hawaii’s annual gala

Hospice Hawaii annual fundraising gala "Na Hoa Malama"

Hospice Hawaii works closely with the geriatric services team at The Queen’s Medical Center to make sure every patient at the end stages of life receives quality care, comfort and dignity. Doctor Shari Kogan and RN Scott Naputi with Queen’s Medical Center Geriatrics sat down with Hawaii Now host Jobeth Devera to talk about some of the key ways in which the Queen’s team works with patients both in the hospital and in their homes. The Queen’s Medical Center Geriatric Services is going to be recognized as the Healthcare Organization of the Year at Hospice Hawaii’s annual fundraising gala.

Na Hoa Malama
Hospice Hawaii’s Annual Fundraising Gala
“Masquerade en Blanc”
Saturday, November 10
The Modern Honolulu
For event Information: call (808) 791-8075 or emailĀ  nahoa@hospicehawaii.org

About The Queen’s Medical Center Geriatric Services
The Queen’s Medical Center Geriatric Services team is known in the community for its expertise in caring for the needs of our aging population. They provide education on different aspects of senior care in the community, including educating patients and families, and even the next generation of physicians.

This specially trained team provides comprehensive care in their outpatient clinic, in the hospital through a consult service, post-acute care and a house call program to homebound elderly. The Queen’s Medical Center Geriatric Services was recently recognized by the U.S. News & World Reports as within the top 10% hospitals in the country.

About Hospice Hawaii
Hospice care is about living your end-of-life journey with dignity and comfort, and above all, it’s about choosing how you want to live for as long as possible. Hospice Hawaii is an ohana of trained and committed caregivers dedicated to helping patients and their families face this transition with hope and without fear, surrounded by unconditional love. The care they provide allows individuals to remain at home or in their chosen setting and to live life to the fullest with their loved ones. Hospice Hawaii cares for the whole family by providing relief from physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual suffering.

For more information: hospicehawaii.org, queens.org/the-queens-medical-center/services/geriatric-services/geriatric-services-qmc